Academic Calendar: 2015–2016

Fall Semester: September 8–December 21, 2015

August 3 Registered Students' Tuition and Fees are due
August 31 Final cancellation of low enrolled classes
September 2 Adjunct Faculty Orientation
September 3 Opening Day for Faculty and Professional Staff
September 7 Labor Day – College closed
September 8 Classes begin
September 14 Last day to change a schedule
September 14 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
September 14 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
September 21 Last day to drop a course for 50% refund
October 1 Priority filing date for January graduation
October 5 Early Academic Intervention grades due to Registrar
October 12 Columbus Day – College closed
October 26 Advising period begins for currently enrolled students for Spring 2016
November 9 Registration begins for currently enrolled students for Spring 2016
November 11 Veterans' Day – College closed
November 12 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
November 23 Spring 2016 registration begins for all students
November 26–27 Thanksgiving recess – College closed
December 7 Last day to resolve INC grades from Spring Semester 2015 and Summer Session 2015
December 11  Classes end
December 14 Professional Day – College closed. Classes starting at 3:30pm or later will run as scheduled.
December 14  Study day
December 15–21 Final exam period
December 22 Final exam make-up 8:00am–Noon (due to inclement weather)
December 21–24, 28–31 The College is open with minimal staffing
January 4 Final grades due to Registrar by Noon


Fall Quick Term I: September 2–October 30, 2015

August 3 Registered students' Tuition and Fees are due
August 31 Final cancellation of low enrolled classes
September 2 Adjunct faculty orientation
September 3 Opening day for Faculty/Professional Staff
September 7 Labor Day – College closed
September 8 Classes begin
September 14 Last day to change a schedule
September 14 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
September 14 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
October 1 Priority filing date for January graduation
October 5 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
October 12 Columbus Day – College closed
October 28 Final exams for MW classes
October 29 Final exams for TTh classes
November 5 Grades due to Registrar by noon


Fall Quick Term II: November 2–December 22, 2015

November 2         Classes begin
November 6 Last day to change a schedule
November 6 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
November 6 Last day to drop a course with 100% refund
November 9 Registration begins for currently enrolled students for Spring 2016
November 11 Veterans' Day – College closed
November 23 Spring 2016 registration begins for all students
November 26–27 Thanksgiving recess – College closed
December 4 Last day to withdraw from a course
December 7 Last day to resolve INC grades from Spring Semester 2015 and Summer Session 2015
December 14 Professional Day – College closed. Classes starting at 3:30pm or later will run as scheduled.
December 21 Final exams for MW classes
December 22 Final exams for TTh classes
January 4 Final grades due to Registrar by Noon

 

    January Intersession: January 4–January 22, 2016

    November 23 Registration for January Intersession
    January 4 Intersession courses begin
    January 5 Last day to change a schedule
    January 5 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    January 5 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    January 8 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
    January 18  Martin Luther King Day – College closed
    January 22 Last day of classes and final exams
    January 27 Grades due to Registrar by noon

    Spring Semester: January 25–May 17, 2016

    January 1 New Year's Day – College closed
    January 4 Registered Students' Tuition and Fees are due
    January 18 Martin Luther King Day observance – College closed
    January 19 Final cancellation of low enrolled classes
    January 20 Adjunct Faculty Orientation
    January 21 Opening Day for Faculty and Professional Staff
    January 25 Classes begin
    February 1 Priority filing date for May graduation
    February 1 Last day to change a schedule
    February 1 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    February 1 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    February 8 Last day to drop a course for 50% refund
    February 15 Presidents' Day – College closed
    March 7 Early Academic Intervention grades due to Registrar
    March 14–18 Spring recess
    March 28 Advising period begins for currently enrolled students for Fall 2016
    April 4 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
    April 4 Summer registration begins
    April 11 Registration begins for currently enrolled students for Fall 2016
    April 18 Patriots' Day observance – College closed
    April 25 Fall 2016 registration begins for all students
    April 28 Last day to resolve INC grades from Fall 2015 semester
    May 9  Classes end
    May 10 Professional Day – College closed. Classes starting at 3:30pm or later will run as scheduled.
    May 10  Study day
    May 11–17 Final exam period
    May 20 Final grades due to Registrar by Noon
    May 25 Approval of Graduates
    May 26 Commencement
    May 30 Memorial Day – College closed


    Spring Quick Term I: January 25–March 24, 2016

    January 1 New Year's Day – College closed
    January 4 Registered students' Tuition and Fees are due
    January 25 Classes begin
    February 1 Last day to change a schedule
    February 1 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    February 1 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    February 26 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
    March 14–18 Spring recess
    March 23 Final exams for MW classes
    March 24 Final exams for TTh classes
    March 30 Grades due to Registrar by noon


    Spring Quick Term II: March 28–May 19, 2016

    March 28 Classes begin
    April 4 Last day to change a schedule
    April 4 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    April 4 Last day to drop a course with 100% refund
    April 4 Summer registration begins
    April 11 Registration begins for currently enrolled students for Fall 2016 semester
    April 18 Patriots' Day – College closed
    April 22 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
    April 25 Fall 2016 registration begins for all students
    April 25 Last day to resolve INC grades for Fall 2015 semester
    May 10 Professional Day – College closed. Classes starting at 3:30pm or later will run as scheduled.
    May 18 Final exams for MW classes
    May 19 Final exams for TTh classes
    May 23 Final grades due to Registrar by Noon
    May 26 Commencement

     

    Summer Intersession: May 23–June 9, 2016

    April 4 Summer Session registration begins
    May 16 Final cancellation of low enrolled classes
    May 20 Last day to register for Summer Session I courses
    May 23 Summer Session I classes begin
    May 24 Last day to change a schedule
    May 24 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    May 24 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    May 24 Last day to withdraw from an academic course
    June 9-10  Last day of classes and final exams
    June 15 Grades due to Registrar by noon


    Summer Session I: May 23–July 7, 2016

    April 4 Summer Session registration begins
    May 16 Final Cancellation of low enrolled courses
    May 20 Last day to register for Session II
    May 23 Session II classes begin
    May 31 Last day to change a schedule
    May 31 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    May 31 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    June 6 Last day to drop a course for 50% refund
    June 6 No refund after this date
    June 17 Last day to drop a course
    July 4 Independence Day – College closed
    July 6  Final exams for M/W courses
    July 7 Final exams for T/Th courses
    July 13 Grades due to Registrar by noon


    Summer Session II: July 11–August 25, 2016

    April 4 Registration begins for Summer courses
    July 4 Independence Day - College closed
    July 5 Final cancellation of low enrolled classes
    July 8 Last day to register for Session III
    July 11 Summer Session III classes begin
    July 18 Last day to change a schedule
    July 18 Last day to drop a course for 100% refund
    July 18 Last day to drop a course with no academic record
    July 25 Last day to drop a course for 50% refund
    July 25 No refund after this date
    August 5 Last day to drop an academic course
    August 24 Final exams for M/W classes
    August 25 Final exams for T/Th classes
    August 31 Grades due to Registrar by noon
    December 5  Last day to resolve INC grades for Summer Session classes